Leucadendron 'Purple Haze'
Botanical Name: Proteaceae Leucadendron galpinii
Position(Full Sun/Part Shade): Full Sun
Frost tolerance: will tolerate frosts to -5°C
Uses: feature plant, foliage, cut flower, hedge
Description: Leucadendron Purple Haze is a small evergreen shrub which has striking purple foliage in winter and silver cones in Summer.
How to look after Leucadendron Purple Haze:
Plant in a free draining acidic soil.
Although Leucadendrons are drought tolerant, soil should be kept moist in the first year until plant is established, once established they may require some watering in extremely dry conditions.
Prune Leucadendron Purple Haze by removing cones which can be used in floristry this will encourage new growth and help maintain shape of plant.